The man accused of kidnapping, robbing and killing a young woman in South Boston last summer was ordered held without bail Wednesday.
A 23-year-old woman from South Boston is speaking for the first time about her encounter with Edwin Alemany hours before the murder of Amy Lord, who he allegedly abducted from her South Boston apartment and killed, leaving her body in a Hyde Park reservation.
A Suffolk County grand jury returned an indictment Friday against the man accused of killing Amy Lord of South Boston last summer.
Three Boston police supervisors have been reprimanded over an incomplete investigation of a 2012 assault linked to a man later charged with murder.
The man charged with kidnapping and killing Amy Lord tried to kill himself Wednesday night, according to his attorney.
The suspect in the slaying of a South Boston woman was ordered held on $3 million cash bail in two other attacks on women.
The family of a young woman who was murdered is thanking the South Boston community for their support.
Police say the man in custody for attacking two women in South Boston last week is also responsible for the murder of Amy Lord.
The Boston police officer who has been stripped of his detective ranking after it was learned that he failed to arrest a man who is now a person of interest in the Amy Lord murder also faces disciplinary action in a separate case, his internal affairs record indicates.
The Boston Police detective who failed to arrest a man who is now a person of interest in the Amy Lord murder case has been demoted.